TITLE

Cutting a Facility's Cooling Costs

AUTHOR(S)
Berry, Jim
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Jan2011, Vol. 83 Issue 1, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the importance of the hybrid chillers to building owners and managers to their facilities in the U.S. It states that chillers not only cut costs but it also increases reliability. It mentions that the installation of chillers vary depending on building design, steam availability, climate and the cost of integrating a flexible cooling system with existing equipment.
ACCESSION #
58621132

 

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